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At-Home Breast Cancer Test Nothing to Celebrate

This represents a step backward. The FDA has given the green light to 23andMe to provide less information than existing tests, and in doing so it has put corporate enrichment above public health Read more
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Welcome New Board Member: Amy Cho

Amy was drawn to Breast Cancer Action's strong mission to uproot breast cancer at the systemic level. She was inspired to see firsthand how the organization powered by its dedicated staff and board support the community and each other by providing practical education, thoughtful... Read more
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Our Free Webinar: Right to Try vs. False Hope

Learn more about what the passage of federal legislation could mean for patient safety, the FDA’s authority to regulate drugs in development, and how it all affects you. Read more
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Special Thanks: Spring 2018

We could not do this work without the support of so many members and volunteers. Thank you to our Board of Directors for bringing our first (and incredibly yummy) group lunch and beautiful flowers to our new office! Thank you to Stephanie McBride for all her help in the office... Read more
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Donations in Honor and Memory: Spring 2018

Every day, Breast Cancer Action receives gifts honoring those who are living with or affected by breast cancer. We also receive contributions to honor the passionate advocates, volunteers, medical professionals and leaders of the breast cancer movement. Many donations also... Read more
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The Senate is on recess. Now’s the time to fight Right to Try!

Last week the House passed a misleading and dangerous bill known as “Right to Try.” But we have a chance to stop the bill when it goes to the Senate. The time to make your voice heard is right now! Read more
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We Moved!

We’ve got a new home, but our work hasn’t changed. And as we unpack our boxes and settle in, we want to share this exciting news with you and let you know where you can find us. Read more
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Wow! What A Night

Thank you for making yesterday’s 6th annual Acting Out – For the Health of It a success. Whether you joined us as a guest, donor, sponsor or volunteer, THANK YOU! Community fundraising events, like Acting Out, bring us together and provide vital funds to keep us independent. Read more
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Right To Try Is False Hope

Taking the FDA out of the picture is not the way to promote and protect public health—and it won’t save lives. Far from giving patients new rights, the so-called Right to Try bill before the House actually takes away essential safeguards that protect patients. Join Breast... Read more
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Urgent Action to Protect Patients Safeguards—House Votes Tuesday

So-called “Right to Try” bills are another of the current administration’s relentless efforts to undercut important federal agencies and roll back regulations. Read more
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